Scale up coaching grants - Grow your business with help from a business coach

If you run a small business there is grant funding available to help finance a business coach.

two businessmen talking about scale up coaching grant application

Overcoming barriers to business growth such as lack of strategy or skills are key challenges for businesses. That's where a business coach can help.

You may be thinking, do I need a business coach? Overcoming barriers to business growth such as lack of strategic planning and vision, lack of skills or inefficient processes are key challenges for small businesses, that’s where a business coach can help. 

It's been proven that business coaching leads to great results and business growth, but business coaching can be expensive, especially for a new business or a small business in the first few years of trading. Take away the financial pressure with a scale up coaching grant and choose the right business coach to help you realise your goals and grow your business.

How we can help

We can help you take the next step in your business growth with our scale up coaching grants. If you're looking for strategic development and support to grow your business, our scale up grants can help. 

A scale up coaching grant will give you the support you need to effectively develop and grow your business. Whether this is through developing your leadership skills, expanding your management knowledge or advancing your business strategy, a coaching grant gives you the head start that you need.


Scale up coaching grants are available to SMEs based in the West of England who are looking to grow or plan to create new jobs within 12 months. Grant payments of £1,000 are available to businesses investing a minimum of £2,500 (excluding VAT) in business coaching or training.

How to get started

Contact us to receive your grant application form, where you can tell us all about your business and why you require a grant. Your application will then be assessed by our expert team and you will be contacted directly if you are successful.

Prefer to discuss your business coaching needs in person? Our team will be at the Engine Shed in Bristol on the second Thursday of each month from 9am to discuss your grant application and provide further support for your business. Simply email to book your place.

Discover how we've helped our clients to grow their business using grant:

  • Start your growth journey today

    Contact us to arrange a one-to-one meeting to discuss your business needs and identify your journey of tailored growth support to help your business reach success.

  • Discover more

    Find out more about the Enterprising West of England programme and the additional support provided by our partners.

  • Free one-to-one scale up support

    Book your free one-to-one diagnostic session with a business adviser to help your business scale up and grow.

  • Start your journey to success

    To discover how we can help your business achieve success, contact us to speak to a member of the Enterprising West of England team today, or simply phone 01275 378886.